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Tralee Bay Swimming Club News 2/6/2014

Tralee Bay Swimming Club News 2/6/2014

June 2, 2014 at 2:42 pm Comments are Disabled

THE first swim in the World Series took place last Thursday night and what an evening it turned out to be. The sun was shining and the water was flat calm. A record number of 94 swimmers registered on the night with 82 staring the race. This included an incredible […]

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Sport: South Kerry Much Too Strong For Blues

Sport: South Kerry Much Too Strong For Blues

June 2, 2014 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

IT WAS a miserable afternoon for Kerins O’Rahilly’s in Cahersiveen where, in the end, a seven point defeat to South Kerry flattered them writes Gavin O’Connor. South Kerry 1-14 Kerins O’Rahilly’s 1-7 The conditions were dreadful with heavy rain descending for the majority of this first round Garvey’s Supervalu County Championship […]

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Sport: Weakened Rockies To Find It Tough Up North

Sport: Weakened Rockies To Find It Tough Up North

May 30, 2014 at 2:52 pm Comments are Disabled

AUSTIN STACKS open their Super Valu Senior Football County Championship campaign with a trip to Listowel to face Feale Rangers this Sunday at 3.30pm.  It’s now 20 years since Stacks lifted the county championship wearing those iconic Dee Butchers emblazoned shirts. Too long a wait for one of the most successful […]

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Sport: Can Kerins O’Rahilly’s Beat South Kerry?

Sport: Can Kerins O’Rahilly’s Beat South Kerry?

May 30, 2014 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

KERINS O’RAHILLYS make the trip down south to face South Kerry in Cahersiveen in round 1 of the Super Valu Senior Football County Championship this Sunday at 2.30pm. Barry O’Shea’s charges have been promising so far in the league  this year which currently sees them unbeaten and top of division […]

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Cyclists Prepare To Descend On Tralee For Weekend

Cyclists Prepare To Descend On Tralee For Weekend

May 29, 2014 at 4:23 pm Comments are Disabled

YOU still have a chance to get involved in a ‘wheelie’ good event in Tralee this weekend when the town plays host to the second annual Kingdom Alliance Sportive. Kieran Ruttledge, said: “The Kingdom Alliance Sportive is effectively a Tour of Kerry cycle and it has already become a major three day […]

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No Shortage Of Hospital Passes At Soccer Fundraiser

No Shortage Of Hospital Passes At Soccer Fundraiser

May 27, 2014 at 10:22 am Comments are Disabled

IT will be a case of rivalry renewed next month when the Bons and KGH staff take to the field in their annual soccer fundraiser. IT will also be a chance to pay tribute to a Bon Secours staff member and soccer fan  who passed away last month. On June 6 […]

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Great Night For Rockies At The Track

Great Night For Rockies At The Track

May 26, 2014 at 10:39 am 1 comment

THE Rockies were out in force at the dog track on Saturday night for an Austin Stacks fundraiser to aid the purchase of the ‘Nuns Field’ in Connolly Park. One of the highlights of the night was a Bartenders race, with Niall ‘Flash’ O’Shea proving he was lightning quick on […]

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St Brendans Park Club News 26/05/14

St Brendans Park Club News 26/05/14

May 26, 2014 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

CLUB WEBSITE; Our Club website is available on www.stbrendansparkfc.com . All the latest club information can be found here . All coaches are asked to submit match reports and squad photos as soon as they can after matches so that they can be posted on the site. We can also be found on […]

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Tralee Bay Sailing Club Courses

Tralee Bay Sailing Club Courses

May 26, 2014 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

Tralee Bay Sailing Club and School are now taking bookings for their Summer Sailing Courses which start June 23rd for juniors, teenagers and adults. Boats and equipment are supplied. Log on: www.traleebaysailingclub.com for more information and a booking form or Phone: Liam Freeman on 087 7606795 Email: info@traleebaysailingschool.com

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Sport: Laune Rangers’ Power Too Much For St Brendan’s

Sport: Laune Rangers’ Power Too Much For St Brendan’s

May 25, 2014 at 1:42 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers 1-15 St Brendan’s 0-12 ST BRENDAN’S were knocked out of the opening game in the County Championship yesterday in what was a miserable blustery evening in Killorglin. Preparations hadn’t been ideal for St Brendan’s who draw their players from John Mitchels, Na Gaeil, Ardfert, St Pat’s and Churchill clubs, […]

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Sport: Laune Rangers v St Brendan’s Championship Preview

Sport: Laune Rangers v St Brendan’s Championship Preview

May 23, 2014 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

THIS weekend sees the start of this year’s senior county football championship. Kicking it all off will be Laune Rangers v St Brendan’s in Killorglin 6:30pm this Saturday evening. St Brendan’s, as with any divisional side have found their preparations difficult, but this year it was made even more so […]

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Kingdom Boys No More – Tralee Dynamos Once Again

Kingdom Boys No More – Tralee Dynamos Once Again

May 23, 2014 at 9:59 am 1 comment

The most successful underage club in Kerry will once again be called Tralee Dynamos. As of August 2 this year Kingdom Boys will be no more and all underage teams with the club will revert back to the name Tralee Dynamos. “We’ve decided rename all underage teams Dynamos to avoid […]

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Rockies Are Going To The Dogs This Friday

Rockies Are Going To The Dogs This Friday

May 22, 2014 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

ARE you still wondering what to do as the weekend approaches? Well the Austin Stacks GAA club night at the dogs is on Friday, May 23 at Kingdom Greyhound Stadium. The club, in association with our main evening’s sponsor Quinlan’s Fish Shops & Sea Food Bars, are inviting everyone to share in […]

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Tour Of Kerry A Big Hit With Nation’s Cyclists

Tour Of Kerry A Big Hit With Nation’s Cyclists

May 21, 2014 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kingdom Alliance Tour of Kerry takes place again this year over the the June bank holiday weekend and over 200 cyclists have signed up to take part. The tour is the only one in Ireland based in one town over the three days (Saturday, May 31 – Monday, June […]

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Sport: Heartbreak For Park FC U16 In National Cup Final

Sport: Heartbreak For Park FC U16 In National Cup Final

May 21, 2014 at 10:39 am Comments are Disabled

Report by Tommy Naughton St Brendan’s Park  0 St Kevin’s Boys (Dublin) 2 UNFORTUNATELY the Park’s U16 team’s fantastic run in the SFAI National Cup competition came to an end at the final hurdle. Despite going down on the day, the boys acquitted themselves very well and were in with a chance right […]

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Over €50k In Prizes At The ‘Night of Champions’

Over €50k In Prizes At The ‘Night of Champions’

May 20, 2014 at 10:54 am Comments are Disabled

ONE of the highlights of the Kerry greyhound racing calender is nearly upon us. ‘The Boylesports.com Race of Champions’, takes place on Friday, June 6 at The Kingdom Greyhound Stadium and huge crowds are expected for the popular event. “This year we are delighted to welcome back Boylesports as the main title […]

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Sport: GAA Weekend Roundup

Sport: GAA Weekend Roundup

May 19, 2014 at 2:59 pm Comments are Disabled

Round five of the county league took place over the weekend in which there were five Tralee area sides in action with only one side victorious. Here is our GAA Weekend Round-up. Saturday County League Division 1 Waterville 0-15 Kerins O’Rahillys 2-9 (Report from Kerins O’Rahilly’s Notes) The blues made the […]

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Video: Former Rockie In Clip That Goes Viral

Video: Former Rockie In Clip That Goes Viral

May 19, 2014 at 2:44 pm Comments are Disabled

FORMER Austin Stacks player Mike Finn has unwittingly found himself part of a Youtube video that has gone viral around the globe. In the video Mike, an Australian Rules player, is being interviewed on a football field (still wearing the black and amber). In the background, a man carrying a child tries to […]

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Park Have The Cutting Edge For Sunday

Park Have The Cutting Edge For Sunday

May 17, 2014 at 8:54 am Comments are Disabled

By Dermot Crean THE Park lads could have the cutting edge on the opposition this weekend after a trip to Claude Monte in The Square. The Under 16 team are the first Kerry team to play in an ‘A’ level National Cup final when they travel to Dublin to face St […]

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Tralee Firm Sponsors Golf Classic

Tralee Firm Sponsors Golf Classic

May 16, 2014 at 11:06 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE-BASED firm, Timothy & O’Connor Accountants and Business Advisors, have announced their sponsorship of Kilcummin GAA Annual Golf Classic Event to be held on Saturday June 21 at Beaufort Golf Club. The TOC Accountants Kilcummin GAA Golf Classic will raise much needed funds towards the development of a new pitch at the […]

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Sport: Weekend GAA Preview

Sport: Weekend GAA Preview

May 16, 2014 at 7:24 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S all league action this weekend after a disappointing last few weeks in the Club Championship for Tralee area sides. Saturday, 7pm County SFL Division 1 Waterville v Kerins O’Rahily’s The Strand Road side make the trip down south after consolidating their position on top of Division 1 with a […]

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Sport: A Landmark Moment For Kerry Soccer

Sport: A Landmark Moment For Kerry Soccer

May 15, 2014 at 12:17 pm 1 comment

THIS Sunday a Kerry side will play in a National Cup ‘A’ Final for the first time. St Brendan’s Park U16’s will take to the pitch in Wayside Celtic Grounds, Kilternan Co Dublin  to play St Kevin’s Boys from the capital  and attempt to make history for Kerry soccer in winning a […]

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Stacks U14 Boys Win County Title

Stacks U14 Boys Win County Title

May 15, 2014 at 11:33 am Comments are Disabled

Lee Strand Boys Under 14 Division 1 County Football League Final Austin Stacks 2-12 Churchill 0-7 The Rockies Under 14 side took the honours  in this county final held on Wednesday night at St Pat’s, Blennerville. This match was much closer than the scoreline might suggest. Two talented teams played some […]

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Tralee Rugby Club Dishes Out Awards

Tralee Rugby Club Dishes Out Awards

May 14, 2014 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Rugby club held its annual end of year celebrations at the Grand Hotel last Saturday Night. Some highlights of the year were the ladies team winning an All-Ireland Shield and the men’s senior team reaching the Munster Junior Plate final, where they were defeated by St Mary’s last Thursday. There […]

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Tralee Bay Sailing Club Spring Dinghy Regatta Competition

Tralee Bay Sailing Club Spring Dinghy Regatta Competition

May 13, 2014 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

On Sunday May 11 last, 12 dinghies braved challenging conditions to compete in the Tralee Bay Sailing Club Spring Regatta. 20+ knot winds and a filling tide made beating difficult but again all the sailors,young and old, coped admirably enabling to complete the 3 race series. Results as follows: Optimist: […]

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Sport: Dingle Blitz The Rockies

Sport: Dingle Blitz The Rockies

May 12, 2014 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

Dingle 4-07 Austin Stacks 1-10 Dingle knocked Austin Stacks out of the Club Championship yesterday afternoon in blustery, but sunny Dingle. Three second half goals were the Rock’s undoing, carved open by a fluid and effective Dingle attack. In the first half Dingle played with a strong breeze to begin […]

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The Greatest Match I Ever Saw: John O’Regan

The Greatest Match I Ever Saw: John O’Regan

May 9, 2014 at 9:16 am Comments are Disabled

Match: Manchester City V Queens Park Rangers Competition: Premier League Date: May 13, 2012 Kerry District League Secretary John O’Regan, describes a dramatic day for all football fans, two years ago at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. City had to beat the London side to clinch the Premiership after a […]

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Shane Carroll turns away after scoring the 'insurance point' to put the Rockies four points clear at the match on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Sport: Weekend GAA Preview

May 8, 2014 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

THIS weekend sees more club championship action for Austin Stacks and Churchill while attentions turn again to the league for Kerins O’Rahillys and John Mitchels. Dingle v Austin Stacks, Sunday 2.30pm Senior Club Championship This will be Stacks third week in a row playing the club championship as they were forced […]

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Top Showjumping Expert For Kingdom County Fair

Top Showjumping Expert For Kingdom County Fair

May 7, 2014 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

THE world famous showjumper and current High Performance Manager for the Irish Show Jumping team, Robert Splaine, will attend the 65th Kingdom County Fair this Sunday. He will meet riders and exhibitors and present rosettes at the event which begins at 10am at Ballybeggan Racecourse. Mr Splaine has represented Ireland on many winning […]

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KDL Weekend Roundup 2nd, 4th, 5th of May

KDL Weekend Roundup 2nd, 4th, 5th of May

May 6, 2014 at 10:26 am Comments are Disabled

A disappointing weekend of KDL action for Tralee sides as clubs saw League Final aspirations dented and relegation worries intensified. Friday Denny Premier Park 0-0 Camp Utd It was a frustrating night for Park who came up against a determined and resolute Camp defence. This is a blow for their league final ambitions, but a […]

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